Zip Code 08402 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMargate City
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Atlantic
Area Code609
Current Population:6354
Racial Majority:White 94.47%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.7%
Unemployment Rate:11.7%
Median Household Income$55199
Average Adjusted Gross Income$131170
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time21.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range3 - 3 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.33037900, -74.50624100

Zip Code 08402 Description

Zip Code 08402 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08402 is primarily located in Atlantic County. The official US Postal Service name for 08402 is MARGATE CITY, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08402 are contained within or border the city limits of Margate City, NJ, Longport, NJ, and Ventnor City, NJ. The area code for zip code 08402 is 609. 08402 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08402 is 11.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 8.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 08402 decreased to 6354 from 8193 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08402 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08402 public schools is White. 9.2% of students in 08402 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5992 94.47% 6022 +-0%
 Black Or African American 79 1.25% 40 +98%
 Hispanic 169 2.66% 175 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 91 1.43% 61 +49%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 8 0% 8 -100%
 Two Or More Races 43 0.19% 43 -72%

Zip Code 08402 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.7%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 5.7%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 2.9%

Zip Code 08402 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population63548193
Male Population46.90%
Female Population53.10%
Total Households3156
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$55199
Income Under $50K Per Year45.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.50%
08402 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 2Jeff Van DrewDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$777064
Average Real Estate Sale Price$559333
Current Unemployment Level 11.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level11.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 84c - Barrier Islands - Coastal Marshes
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 08402 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)27293543536268686150413247
Avg Max Temp (°F)41435059687782817565564762
Avg Precip (In.)3.813.024.243.653.562.913.864.543.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ
CBSA Type08402
CBSA Population276846
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours